Aug 22, 2014 - 5:51pm

Violent crime is less of a problem in the 70805 community, at least according to a new survey by some LSU researchers.

A 28-year-old Florida father was arrested in Ocala, FL on suspicion of leaving his three children alone in a car for hours while he drank in a bar.

Joshua Delong was arrested early Thursday on three counts of child neglect.

A Paririeville man is now facing felony theft charges for using a company credit card for personal use.

Investigators say Joseph Albert, 44, charged $4,980.33 on his employer’s gas card.

People who live near Clinton still do not know when they will be able to drink the water out of their faucets.

Four people are in jail tonight after they were caught with drugs.

And the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit says they could not have done it without your help!

Losing a child is something most parents could never imagine, and aren't financially prepared for either, but one local organization looks to ease at least the financial burden for those grieving parents.

City officials are holding a gun buyback program that will give residents gas cards for turning in guns.

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The typical American is finally bringing home a bigger paycheck.

A man is now facing murder charges after beating his 5-year-old son to death.

The Baton Rouge Police Department is now rebooking Vernell Day, 36, for 1st Degree Murder after he was originally arrested on August 19, 2014.